Senior Purchaser, Towers ES, Madrid Professional Full-Time ID : 5453Global Procurement >
Towers, Blades & Transport (TBT) >
Towers & SteelVestas Global Procurement is overall responsible for all supply chain management activities within Vestas Wind System A / S, including Leading Cross Functional Category Teams, negotiations, cost out initiatives, Category Strategy Development and Implementation, quality and delivery performance, supplier relationship management and Supplier Account Management.
Towers & Steel are managing External Tower Production and Raw Materials Sourcing Globally.You will lead key initiatives in Global Procurement, focused on Value add, Supplier Relationship Management, negotiations and supply chain optimization.
By working closely with the Category Team and key stakeholders you will : Lead your supply base so to support Vestas' overall strategy.
Develop Strategies for the Category, ensuring Strategic focus, best in class supplier performance, technology innovation screening, ensuring competitive advantages, long term strategic planning and target setting.
Optimize the current supply base including the cost base. Drive continuous improvement programs both internally and at the suppliers with special focus on cost saving initiatives, Value Chain optimization, supplier optimization, Excellent Quality, Zero injury safety record and best in class commercial terms.
Ensure adherence to KPI's set by Global Procurement in regards to safety, quality, cost, delivery, innovation and sustainability.
Lead Supplier selection, qualification, negotiation and contracting within the category Contribute to the Steel / Flanges Commodity in total cost optimization and value chain optimization.
The right candidate has 5+ Years of Negotiations experience combined with a degree in either Supply Chain Management, Finance / Accounting, Sales / Marketing or EngineeringExcellent communication skills including fluent English skills (both orally and in writing) Advanced skills within PPT, Excel & Word is a must.
The successful candidate has a drive and motivation which is second to none. You are a passionate leader who's dedication shines through and affects others.
You are open-minded and have a natural curiosity.Furthermore, we are looking for a profile who has an open approach to encourage stakeholder inputs and a structured and fact-based approach to secure ideas are prioritised and implemented.
Team player and persistent to secure the successful implementation of the initiatives you lead. Holistic and positive mindset : you are able to see the big picture from Vestas offerings towards customers and the ability to connect these to supplier offerings and how they can positively impact Vestas sales and cost out programs.
Strong analytical, structured and fact based We offer you an exciting and challenging job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development within the leading company in wind energy.
You will be provided with a unique opportunity to set your foot prints within an essential area in Vestas. You will be an integral part of an international team, with a 'can-do' attitude and who are keen to make a differenceAbout VestasVestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions.
We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 105 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.
Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.
Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,500 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.
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